Latest News for: Mozart operas


Royal Opera House two new Friday Premières

British Theatre Guide 27 Feb 2021
The Royal Opera House's next two new Friday Premières to be streamed online will be Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro and Kenneth MacMillan’s Elite Syncopations ... The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and the Royal Opera Chorus are conducted by Ivor Bolton.

South Georgia native, opera singer dies of COVID-19 at age 38

Atlanta Journal 26 Feb 2021
A renowned opera singer and Georgia native has passed away from COVID-19 at age 38 ... He had become well known in operas in Missouri, Colorado and New York for his concert repertoire, performing such works as Mozart’s “Requiem,” Beethoven’sSymphony No. 9,” and Handel’s “Messiah,” according to a report by the Opera Wire.

A lot of live entertainment is returning to Utah. Here’s what we know

Deseret News 26 Feb 2021
20, 2013 ... ... Utah Opera said in a statement Thursday ... Aug ... April 8-10 — Domingo Hindoyan conducts Roberto Sierra, Bartok and Mozart 41 ... May 27-29 — Fischer conducts Jesse Montgomery, Mozart, Schoenberg and Copland ... Utah Opera will announce its May production at a later date ... Capitol Theatre, the home of Utah Opera, first reopened to the public in October ... .

18th century priest who is a distant uncle of Prince William and Harry is a ...

The Daily Mail 24 Feb 2021
Father Ben Lodge, a priest who has worked on the sainthood cause of Spencer, said ... He was educated at Eton and Cambridge but turned his back on a life of immense wealth by converting to the Catholic faith a decade after he was shocked by a scene in the Mozart opera Don Giovanni which sees the eponymous anti-hero taken to hell by a troop of devils ... .

Steuart Bedford obituary

The Guardian 21 Feb 2021
The operas of Mozart elicited from him an authoritative response over a number of years at Garsington Opera while it was based in Oxfordshire. Having launched his professional career with The Beggar’s Opera at Sadler’s Wells theatre in 1967, ...

Letter: Performing arts, artists suffer during the pandemic

The Buffalo News 20 Feb 2021
There is no substitute for a live symphony orchestra performing Shostakovich, Stravinsky or Mahler, or a Puccini, Verdi or Mozart Opera at the Met or other opera houses, a live performance of a Broadway musical/show in New York City, your local playhouse or high school ...

Opera review: Comical ‘Maid to Mistress’ brings fun to Sarasota Opera

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 20 Feb 2021
You don’t have to be a history nut to enjoy Sarasota Opera’s production of “Maid to Mistress” (“La serva padrona”) with its comedic banter and buffoonery. However, you will be experiencing what is considered the first example of the great opera buffo style made popular decades later by Mozart.

Mike Audley-Charles obituary

The Observer 14 Feb 2021
Mike was a convivial and generous host and with his wife, Brenda (nee Cordeiro), a community nurse whom he married in 1965, he loved to welcome friends and students to their home in Sussex, where he shared his scientific knowledge and his love of poetry, Shakespeare, opera and the music of Mozart and Schubert ... Reuse this content. .

ROH streams Young Artists and Friday Premieres

British Theatre Guide 12 Feb 2021
... Parker Young Artists Programme, mezzo-soprano Stephanie Wake-Edwards, soprano Alexandra Lowe and tenor Filipe Manu, to perform arias and duets from operas such as Mozart’s Così fan tutte, Gluck’s Orfeo Ed Euridice and Verdi’s Falstaff as well as songs by Weill and Bernstein.

Figaro in the City review — little more than a student cast workshopping an opera

The Times/The Sunday Times 12 Feb 2021
Opera becomes soap opera in this shoestring project from Opera Fuoco, a Paris-based ensemble of young singers. Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro is sliced into 14 ...

Things to do in St. Augustine on Valentine's Day and throughout the week

Daytona Beach News-Journal 11 Feb 2021
Mozart v ... An evening of dinner and opera. We’ll start with First Coast Opera’s production of Mozart v ... The opera is based on an evening in 1786, when Austria’s Emperor Joseph II threw a party that included two works by the two leading composers of the day, 20-year-old Wolfgang Mozart and 35-year-old Antonio Salieri.

Music Events Reinvented Virtually Through Chattanooga State

The Pulse 11 Feb 2021
Call it reinventing ... ... The Chattanooga State Concert Choir, music faculty, and guest artists present “Figaro in a Nutshell.” This concert will highlight favorite scenes, arias, duets, and choruses from Mozart’s opera, “The Marriage of Figaro.” Watch>> https.// .

Romancing the stream: Baylor Opera continues virtual performances

Waco Tribune-Herald 10 Feb 2021
The composers’ names are big, but not the scale in two virtual valentines the Baylor Opera Theater performs this weekend ...Bastien und Bastienne” is Mozart’s first opera, written when he was 12 years old — “a very talented 12-year-old,” Stephenson observed ... Baylor Opera Theater.